The Governor of Akwa Ibom State Pastor Umo Eno has approved the following appointments with immediate effect

  1. Prince Enobong Uwah – Secretary to State Government
  2. Mr Ekerette Udo – Chief Press Secretary
  3. Mr Anietie Usen – Senior Special Assistant, Media and Publicity
  4. Mr Otobong Edem Idiong – Chief of Protocol
  5. Dr (Mrs) Uduakobong Inam – Economic Adviser

Please accord them necessary support to enable them discharge their duties creditably.

Dr Nathaniel Adiakpan
Permanent Secretary, Government House

30th May, 2023


She is a hardworking, multifaceted, creative and formidable personality with B.Sc. M.Sc. and Ph.D degrees in Economics as well as Professional qualifications in Accounting and Taxation.


Dr. (Mrs)Uduakobong Samuel Inam, FCA has working experience spanning commercial banking, academics, and the private sector. An Erasmus + Visiting Scholar at Pablo de Olavide University, Seville, Spain(2019-2020), she is currently a Senior lecturer and the Coordinator of the Postgraduate programmes at the Department of Economics, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.

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With over a decade of exciting and very rewarding experience in lecturing at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, she teaches Mathematical Economics, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Operations Research, Principles of Finance, Public Finance and Policy Analysis, Entrepreneurship, to mention but a few. She has published several articles in refereed international journals in Economics, Social Sciences, Finance,Business and Management.

She has presented high impact papers at sub-national, national and international workshops and conferences. She loves to read and travel. A former Treasurer of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) Uyo & District Society, as well as the current General Secretary of the Nigerian Economic Society (NES) Akwa Ibom State Chapter, Dr Uduakobong Inam is a member of diverse professional bodies.

These include: The Nigerian Economic Society (NES),The Association for the Advancement of African Women Economists (AAAWE), The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), The Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria(CITN), The Society of Women Accountants in Nigeria(SWAN), Society of Women in Taxation(SWIT), as well as the Pan African Scientific Research Council (PASRC).

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She is a Christian and is happily married with children

…to be continued